James Tucker

Crisp, precise, warm, funny, crazy, evil

Voice Description

Warm, gentle, caring, personal or sensual for testimonial commercials and motivational material.

Quirky, funny, humorous, hard, aggressive, loud, obnoxious, insane, silly, hilarious, bawdy, fun, mean, savage, ridiculous, irritating, friendly or shy depending on the commercial work needed.

Crisp, precise, authoritative, motivational, eloquent or dynamic for technical or corporate work.

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Middle Age Male

Language(s) of Which I Am a Native Speaker:

• English - USA and Canada

I Offer my Services for these Recording Purposes

• Commercials
• Promos
• IVR, voicemail, phone systems, and on-hold messages
• Training, business presentations, sales, and web sites
• Audiobooks
• Documentaries
• TV shows and movies
• Movie and game trailers
• Others (on-camera, infomercials, live announcers, spokespersons)
• Cartoon/Animation

Jobs I Am Willing to Take (Union-wise)

• Non-Union Jobs

My Union Affiliations and Memberships

None

My Recording and Delivery Capabilities

• I will go to any designated studio in my area
• I can record and then deliver the audio files via Email
• I can record and then upload the audio files via FTP
• I can record and then deliver the files by regular mail

Pre-, Post- and Production Services I Offer

• I can deliver edited and finished voice tracks

My Home Base

Minneapolis, St. Paul, Minnesota, Midwest, Minnesota, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

British, English, Scottish, Irish, Cockney, Southern, Minnesotan, Indian, West Indian, French, German, New Yorker, Brooklyn, Long Island, Long Island Lockjaw.

Peter Lorre, Jesse Ventura, Nick Danger, Elmer Fudd, Prairie Home Companion Ketchup Guy, Simpson's Grandpa, Monty Python's Gumby, King Arthur, Knights of Ni.

My Voice Experience

ON CAMERA WORK:

“Who are the Design Project Managers?” Informational video for use at Target Corporation.

“Reading Buddy Program” Promotional video distributed to Target store teams.

“This Old Gnome” video for Target’s Store Design division. Wrote and performed this parody of This Old House.

VOICE WORK:

AutoCodes. For Fiatech, 2011. Voiceover for a video promoting their automated code-checking product.

Living Faith Audiobook. Producer and talent for a six hour recording of “Living Faith: Stories from the First 150 Years”

150th Anniversary video, voiceover for video on Westminster’s history with Vern Sutton.

Walls: Inside China and its Architecture: Narrator. University of Minnesota

"Voice of God" voiceover. Production of Godspell at the Edina Performing Arts Center, Spring 2009.

WMMR Radio, University of Minnesota: Newscaster

THEATER:

Walking Shadow Theatre Company:
"Gross Indecency: The Three Trials of Oscar Wilde": Lord Queensberry, Charles Gill, Frank Lockwood.
"One Minute Play Festival": Minnesota Jesus

Six Elements Theatre Company:
"Hapgood": Paul Blair
"Orpheus Descending": Jabe Torrance
"The Lives of the Most Notorious Highwaymen": Quilt Arnold.

Manna-fest 2007: Spoon River Anthology: ten roles

Christmas Madrigal Dinners, Westminster Pres. Church: originated the role of Cookie – a bawdy Elizabethan cook.

"A Child’s Christmas in Wales" by Dylan Thomas. A reader’s theater piece.

"The Good Doctor" by Neil Simon, title role; "The Book of Dreams" lead: both by Barrington (IL) Players Guild.

Various productions at The American School in London including: The Odd Couple, Felix; Stop the World I Want to Get Off, Ringmaster.; The Wonderful World of Dr. Seuss, Horton and others.

My Training

Media training with Don Cosgrove of The Talent Center, St. Paul, Minnesota.

"Your Voice and the Internet" with Patrick O'Connor of The Talent Center, St. Paul, Minnesota.

Theater training with Dr. George Weyant, The American School in London, England and with Dr. Richard Johnson in Barrington, IL.

My Studio Equipment

Audio-Technica AT2020 Microphone
Nady MPF-6 Pop Filter
Behringer Pre-Amp
Tascam digital recorder
Sennheiser HD202 Headphones
Dell running Windows 10 and MacBook Pro running OSX
Sound software:
Sony Sound Forge Audio Studio
Magix Audio Cleaning Lab

Additional Skills

I am a registered architect and a member of the American Institute of Architects. In my work with Target Corporation I have had many opportunities to make presentations and do audio and video work for internal Target use.

I have done a variety of theater over the years and have developed a wide range of characters that have informed and improved my voiceover abilities.

Payment Methods Accepted

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Demos
Target Reading Buddies - JT

Cold Remedy - JTucker

Curative Promo - JTucker

Skyway Intro - James Tucker

Living Faith Audiobook - JT

China Walls - James Tucker

Disclaimer - James Tucker

AutoCodes - James Tucker

Voicemail - JTucker

My Russian Valentine